I was glommin’ onto the groomers first thing this morning. The corduroy just after 9:00 this morning was skiing great; especially considering this late season date! It was helpful to have waxed the fat sticks, to help slide on the stickier stuff & prevent the “Velcro effect”. Honestly, I just used Pam (with canola oil) […]

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You didn’t really think it was over, did you? After an extremely brief off season, Aspen Mountain will kick off the summer season with skiing and riding Saturday, May 24 through Monday, May 27. The Silver Queen Gondola and Ajax Express will spin and all terrain that ends at the Ajax Express will open, including black […]

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We’re BIG fans of Instagram here at Aspen/Snowmass, and there’s no surprise why – this is one of the most beautiful places on the planet. Now that things are settling down from an AMAZING season, we thought it would be a good idea to assemble our top 10 Instagram pics based on number of likes […]

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As luck would have it, Sunday night provided us with yet another quick moving spring storm that left us with a foot! of new snow up top.  Interestingly enough, there wasn’t a trace of snow in the parking lot when I rocked up to Snowmass for yet another weekly stop. In late season, I like […]

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One year ago Aspen Skiing Company signed BICEP’s Climate Declaration asserting that there was real economic opportunity for American business when policies reducing the impacts of climate change were instituted. We join major businesses like Burton, Starbuck’s, IKEA, Jones

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If you live in the Roaring Fork Valley I am sure you’ve heard of the Thompson Divide.  This 220,000 acre region is the center of a pitched battle where natural gas leaseholders face off against a broad based coalition of hunters, anglers, bikers, hikers, backcountry skiers, ranchers and many other Roaring Fork Valley residents, no […]

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